This Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 photo shows a Chevron sign in Miami. Chevron Corp. said Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, its third-quarter net income fell 33 percent as production declined and it sold

 

              This Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 photo shows a Chevron sign in Miami. Chevron Corp. said Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, its third-quarter net income fell 33 percent as production declined and it sold
This Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 photo shows a Chevron sign in Miami. Chevron Corp. said Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, its third-quarter net income fell 33 percent as production declined and it sold oil and gas at lower prices. The second-largest U.S. oil company said Friday that it earned $5.25 billion, or $2.69 per share, in the July-through-September quarter. That compares with net income of $7.83 billion, or $3.92 per share, in the year-ago quarter. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)